50-year Season Ticket Holder spotlight: Michael Zybala

Bills 50-Year All-Time Season Ticket Holder Michael Zybala, 57, San Diego, CA makes his All-Time Team picks and shares memories!

Click here to select your Bills All-Time Team presented by Tops Friendly Markets.

My Most Memorable Bills Moment
There were several. Here are two:
1. Mike Stratton's "hit heard around the world" (or at least in Western N.Y.) that helped the Bills win its first championship against San Diego.
2. The "Comeback" against Houston since it revealed the character of the team.

My All-Time Greatest Bills Player
Jim Kelly. He brought excitement and respectability to the team and the city of Buffalo. He also became part of the Western New York community and never lost himself in his star power.

My Favorite Bills Player
Without his personal problems, it would be Marshawn Lynch. He is still young and from one of the toughest parts of Oakland that you can imagine. Hopefully, he can find his way. He is a good kid.

Special Comment
My dad bought season tickets for me and him when I was only eight years-old. I remember walking into War Memorial Stadium for my first Bills game in 1960 and was given an envelope with black and white photos of all the Bills players. It was quite a thrill. Although I now live in San Diego, I have kept my tickets and try to make it back for a game whenever I can. My nephew usually goes to the games with my Dad.

My Bills All-Time Team
QB – Jim Kelly
RB – Thurman Thomas
WR – Jerry Butler
WR – Eric Moulds
WR – Andre Reed
TE – Pete Metzelaars
OL – Joe DeLamielleure
OL – Kent Hull
OL – Reggie McKenzie
OL - Billy Shaw
OL – Will Wolford
ST – Steve Tasker
K – Steve Christie
P – Brian Moorman

This article has been reproduced in a new format and may be missing content or contain faulty links. Please use the Contact Us link in our site footer to report an issue.

Advertising